Period
to 21 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Security Clearance
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 63 24
Rank change year-on-year -3 -39 +14
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 12 6 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 1.72% 0.89% 8.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 22.22% 5.45% 35.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 52
Oxford median daily rate £300 £231 £301
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.73% -23.04% -36.74%
10th Percentile £133 £143 £156
90th Percentile £425 £438 £483
Oxfordshire median daily rate £300 £350 £316
% change year-on-year -14.29% +10.67% -33.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Oxford median hourly rate £20.50 - -
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £20.50 - -

Security Cleared is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Oxford
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 54 110 140
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 7.75% 16.25% 24.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 82 116
Oxford median daily rate £425 £319 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -8.93% -21.13%
10th Percentile £228 £150 £126
90th Percentile £533 £536 £520
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £400 £360
% change year-on-year +6.25% +11.11% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 11
Oxford median hourly rate £20.50 £18.72 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.54% -65.97% +185.71%
10th Percentile £16.96 £15.74 £18.50
90th Percentile £42.15 £22.60 £76.25
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £30.25 £20.65 £45.00
% change year-on-year +46.52% -54.12% +133.77%

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

Job postings citing Security Cleared as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxford.

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in Oxford

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Security Cleared in Oxford.

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Cleared in Oxford

Security Cleared
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Oxford over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Security Cleared in Oxford

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Oxford.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Security Cleared in Oxford

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Oxford region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
2 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) .NET
2 5 (41.67%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (33.33%) REST
3 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 4 (33.33%) C#
3 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 4 (33.33%) MVC
4 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (25.00%) Windows
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (25.00%) Project Management
5 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 2 (16.67%) N-Tier
5 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (16.67%) CSS
5 2 (16.67%) Degree
5 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) VMware
5 2 (16.67%) Change Management
5 2 (16.67%) Back Office
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (16.67%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (8.33%) Demand Management
6 1 (8.33%) Office 365
6 1 (8.33%) Twitter
6 1 (8.33%) Web Application Development

Security Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) IaaS
2 1 (8.33%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) DHCP
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
1 1 (8.33%) Intranet
1 1 (8.33%) SAN
1 1 (8.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (8.33%) OLAP
2 1 (8.33%) OLAP Cube
2 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MSTest
1 1 (8.33%) NUnit
General
1 2 (16.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) .NET Developer
3 4 (33.33%) SQL Developer
4 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Deployment Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
5 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared Project Manager
6 1 (8.33%) Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Junior
6 1 (8.33%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Junior Data Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Office 365 Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared Deployment Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) .NET
2 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 4 (33.33%) REST
3 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (16.67%) CSS
4 2 (16.67%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
5 1 (8.33%) Angular 2
5 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (8.33%) CSS3
5 1 (8.33%) Entity Framework
5 1 (8.33%) HTML
5 1 (8.33%) HTML5
5 1 (8.33%) jQuery
5 1 (8.33%) LINQ
5 1 (8.33%) SOAP
5 1 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) N-Tier
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) MVC
2 3 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) BDD
4 1 (8.33%) Coaching
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Demand Management
4 1 (8.33%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) Document Management
4 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (8.33%) OOP
4 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
4 1 (8.33%) RAD
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) SDLC
4 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) C
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
2 5 (41.67%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (16.67%) Degree
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (8.33%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
1 1 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) NetApp
3 1 (8.33%) Twitter